Emerald Green Arborvitae is a compact semi-dwarf evergreen shrub with a narrow pyramidal habit and glossy bright green flat sprays of scale-like foliage that holds its color in winter. Best grownfull sunand well-drained soils. Drought tolerant once established.
12' - 24'
3’ - 4'
USDA Hardiness Zone:
3 - 8
Full Sun, Part Sun
Season of Interest:
MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. No pruning necessary. Leaf blight and leaf miners may be occasional problems. Watch for canker. LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Naturalized Areas, Woodland Gardens,Rock Gardens,Ponds and Streams, Foundation Plantings, and Hedges.
COMPANION PLANTS:Barberry, Hydrangea, Rose
IMAGE: Photo by F. D. Richards, Thuja occidentalis 'Smaragd', 2017